Registered Nurse

Department: 
East Unit Maternity
Location: 
Whitehorse General Hospital
Competition No.: 
2018-410
Closing date: 

Competition open until filled.

Classification/Level: 
PIPSC Level 09
Pay Rate: 
$39.06 to $52.18
Employment Status: 
Casual as required
Monthly/weekly hours: 
No guarantee of hours

 

As a multidisciplinary team member, the incumbent provides nursing care for patients through the administration and implementation of medical investigation and therapeutic programs through the application of knowledge of general nursing, physical health, and psycho-social well being; provides organization, direction, supervision and collaboration in the planning and implementation of nursing best practices.

 

Knowledge, skills and abilities required:

  • Knowledge of established practices and procedures of professional nursing care;
  • Knowledge of trends and developments in the nursing field;
  • Effective interpersonal skills;
  • Initiative, good judgment and reliability;
  • Advocacy and assertiveness skills;
  • Basic computer literacy;
  • Ability to teach nursing practices and other relevant clinical skills;
  • Ability to develop and implement nursing care/treatment/discharge plans;
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing; and
  • Cross-cultural awareness and sensitivity.

 

The successful candidate is required to have a Diploma/Baccalaureate degree in Nursing, a minimum of 1 year nursing experience in Maternity, be currently registered or able to be licensed with Yukon Registered Nurses Association (YRNA) and have current C.P.R certification.  NRP and EFM certification would be considered an asset for this position.  

 

Quoting competition #2018-410, please e-mail your resume to: wghjobs@wgh.yk.ca  

 

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Yukon Hospital Corporation

 

 

Yukon Hospital Corporation is committed to employment equity.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply, however, only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. Unfortunately, at this time, we are unable to consider resumes from International applicants. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada in order to apply, i.e. have Landed Immigrant Status, Work Visa, or be a Canadian Citizen.

 

Posting Date: Open Until Filled

Last Updated:Fri, 01/04/2019 - 19:22